native vs libavformat demuxers (was: Re: [MPlayer-dev-eng] [RFC][PATCH] audio and video framers)

Uoti Urpala uoti.urpala at
Mon Feb 26 00:38:35 CET 2007

On Mon, 2007-02-26 at 00:21 +0100, Diego Biurrun wrote:
> I have a feeling that most of the libavformat demuxers except for
> RealMedia are probably better than our native ones.  Did anybody compare
> them in detail and/or run benchmarks?

At least one important exception: the native Matroska demuxer works much
better than the current lavf one.

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